Senior Mechanical Fitter (32206) Birmingham, England

Salary: Premium OT

Mechanical Fitter – Birmingham

Position: Senior Mechanical Fitter (Would also a consider a Senior/Lead Electrical Fitter)  

Location: Birmingham, UK

Salary: Equivalent to £34,000 - £38,000 pa + Premium OT available (hourly paid) 

Key skills required for the Senior Mechanical Fitter vacancy:

  • Supporting the Operations Manager regarding the allocation of jobs, checking quality of machine build, overseeing mechanical and electrical contractors, providing technical support (mostly mechanical) on projects where required.
  • Experience of working with/fitting Pneumatic systems onto special purpose machinery projects.
  • To work from mechanical engineering drawings/schematics and Pneumatic diagrams to assemble parts/machine as required.
  • Previous experience with machine frame assembly and working with and putting together aluminium profiles.
  • Experience fitting linear slides, rotary tables, jigs & fittings.
  • Working to health and safety standards and to ensure team/contractors are complying with H&S/Covid-19 guidelines.
  • Organised & working to a high standard, ensuring contractors are keeping work areas clean and tidy.
  • Relevant mechanical engineering qualifications HND/HNC/apprenticeship or industry experience.
  • Be tenacious and be able to demonstrate out of box thinking ability to find solutions.
  • Able to lead and work in a team environment.
  • To be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Experience working in a similar environment: Automated machinery, SPM, packaging systems, vision inspection machinery, robotic systems, pick & place robots, warehouse automation machinery, bagging machinery, end of line systems.
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK free from sponsorship/visa.

To apply for this Senior Mechanical Fitter vacancy please email your up to date CV to Amo Rai, Managing Consultant at Cartisian Technical Recruitment, at  

Cartisian Technical Recruitment are a specialist recruitment agency sourcing engineers for Automation, Scientific Technologies, Automotive, General Engineering & Manufacturing sectors.

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